Featured Articles

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    Jun
    06
    Update on ROS Bashing


    ROS Bashing
    Feeling a bit distraught at a second failed attempt, Trainer Sullivan has taken desperate measures in response to the threat of veterinarians pulling his license if he were to increase selenium uptake in his horse further.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    06
    Update on HyperLoop


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    Race enthusiasts were beginning to wonder if this four-legged object was a horse or a high strung movable dart board.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    06
    Update on Sugar Link


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    This girl gave a Pepto Preakness Stakes performance to remember!

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    06
    Catch Up on Your Favorite Horses Before the Belmont!


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    Aging Gracefully won the first ever Journal of Animal Science Annual Virtual Journal Derby! But it was SurgarLink who took the Preakness....What will the Belmont Stakes bring?

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Evaluating the Microbiome of Two Sampling Locations in the Nasal Cavity of Cattle with Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex


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    A recent article published in the April issue of JAS compared bacterial populations found using two different bacterial sampling techniques of the bovine nasal cavity.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    04
    2018 ASAS National Elections


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    As a member of the American Society of Animal Science, you have the opportunity to VOTE!

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    01
    USDA Unveils Prototypes for GMO Food Labels, And They're Confusing


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    A recent article highlighted in the Science Policy Report describes new prototype labels for GMOs.


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  • Shadow
    Jun
    01
    Public spending on agricultural R&D by high-income countries hits first decline in 50 years


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    Continue reading about public spending on agriculture R&D.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    01
    Call for input: U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef


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    Members of U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (USRSB) developed a Sustainability Framework. Now, the organization has opened a 60-day comment period.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    01
    Deadline for Comment on Global Strategic Directions for Meat Science Extended


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    The Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC) has issued an international invitation to animal and meat scientists to participate in an initiative to identify strategic research streams for the next decade.

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  • Shadow
    Jun
    01
    D.C. Update


    House Fails to Pass Farm Bill
    The House of Representatives voted down its version of the Farm Bill on Friday, May 18th.

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  • Shadow
    May
    24
    Interpretive Summary: Supplementation of Bacillus subtilis-Based Probiotic Reduces Heat Stress-Related Behaviors and Inflammatory Response in Broiler Chickens.


    May JAS
    The effects of supplementing a Bacillus subtilis-based probiotic in the diet of broiler chickens during heat stress (HS) was examined in a recent article published in the May 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science.

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    May
    24
    New Feature: Article Split View for Journals


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    Article Split View, an enhanced article experience, is now available for all journals on the Oxford Academic platform.

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  • Shadow
    May
    24
    2018 ASAS National Elections


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    As a member of the American Society of Animal Science, you have the opportunity to vote for President-Elect and three Directors-at-Large to serve on the Board of Directors of ASAS.

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  • Shadow
    May
    24
    Early Registration and Housing for ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Register today to take advantage of discounted meeting registration rates.

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  • Shadow
    May
    24
    Interpretive Summary: Effect of Single Dose of Meloxicam Prior to Band or Knife Castration in 1-wk-old Beef Calves: I. Acute Pain


    April JAS 2018
    n April 2018, Journal of Animal Science published an article that investigated the effect of a single dose of meloxicam prior to castration on acute pain in 1-week old beef calves.

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  • Shadow
    May
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Genetic Parameters for Fecal Egg Counts and their Relationship with Body Weights in Katahdin Lambs


    May JAS
    In the May, 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science, researchers explored how Katahdin sheep genetics and body weights correlate with gastrointestinal parasite infection.

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  • Shadow
    May
    21
    Attend the 12th World Conference on Animal Production


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    Have you made your plans to attend the 12th World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP)! WCAP will be hosted this year in Vancouver on July 5-8 just before the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting.

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  • Shadow
    May
    21
    ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show Draft Program and Abstracts Now Available


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    The scientific draft of the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show program is now online.

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  • Shadow
    May
    21
    Congratulations Sugar Link!


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    Congratulations to Sugar Link! Take a look at a minute by minute account of his victory.

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